What's on in Oct 2016

Date : 18th June 2016 - 9th October 2016
Time : 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Are you looking for an epic adventure this summer? Join us at Tullie House for this major exhibition from Seven Stories based on the bestselling How to Train Your Dragon books by Cressida Cowell. A Viking's Guide to Deadly Dragons will transport you back in time to the Dark Ages, a world where...

Date : 10th September 2016 - 30th October 2016

CELEBRATE is the first project to explore and uncover the living history of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Trans (LGBT) community in Cumbria. This exhibition documents past and present LGBT events in the county and features the stories of prominent individuals in Cumbria's LGBT community such as...

Date : 10th September 2016 - 4th December 2016

This exhibition focuses on a very rare view of Carlisle from the north east painted in about 1790-1800 by Carlisle artist James Lowes.  It is one of only two oil paintings of Carlisle produced in the 18th Century and shows two bridges across the river Eden and the city walls still intact. The paint...

Date : 12th September 2016 - 14th November 2016
Time : 7:45 pm

The Monday Alternative season returns for the Autumn with 10 more of the best independent, alternative and foreign language films around. All screenings start at 7.45pm with a cash bar available from 7pm. 12 September - Florence Foster Jenkins (PG) 19 September - Chicken (15) 26 September - Where...

Date : 2nd October 2016

Every Sunday throughout October we'll be celebrating the Big Draw, the world's biggest drawing festival. The theme this year is 'Steam Powered' so that got us thinking... We'd like you to design your own steam powered machine for a giant, inspired by our exhibition of Quentin Blake's illustrations...

Date : 3rd October 2016
Time : 3:45 pm

We're piloting a brand new After School Club for 8-12 year olds who would like to visit the museum, enjoy a unique opportunity to get 'hands-on' with some of our objects, take part in fun activities and make friends. As this is a pilot session there is no charge, however donations are gratefully...

Date : 3rd October 2016
Time : 7:45 pm

Mustang (15) Dir: Deniz Gamze Ergüven, France/Germany/Turkey/Qatar, 2015, 97 mins Lale and her four sisters share a common passion for freedom. As their family home is progressively transformed into a prison, the girls find ways of getting around the constraints imposed on them. Turkish with...

Date : 4th October 2016
Time : 10:00 am

Inspired by our fantastically popular Tullie Explorers Gallery, we'll be transforming the wildlife dome in Border Galleries into a toddler discovery space every Tuesday.  Enjoy crafts, dressing-up and a range of play resources.

Date : 4th October 2016
Time : 1:00 pm

Join us to commemorate Black History Month and discover why William Wilberforce gave the young Dorothy Wordsworth ten guineas a year.  Who were the Wordsworths visiting on the day they saw the famous daffodils?  Who sat in Dove Cottage kitchen and gave a first-hand report of what went on onboard...

Date : 5th October 2016
Time : 12:30 pm

Spend time with other families at our sessions for children up to 5 years old.  Our sessions have a relaxed atmosphere and involve a range of activities including crafts and creative play.  If the weather's nice we make use of our beautiful gardens.   All childrwn must be accompanied by an adult.  ...

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Castle Street, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA3 8TP

Tel: 01228 618718
E-Mail: enquiries@tulliehouse.co.uk

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